On today's show I talk all about the eighties cult sitcom, Small Wonder. I start off talking about how I often enjoyed this show during it initial run. Then I talk about the people in front of and behind the camera, the plot, the show's distribution and much more. This is a great show that I would put into my "comfort TV" category, so I hope I can do my part to get you to check it out. Topics: Retro, nostalgia, TV, eighties, Small Wonder, Retroist, Podcast, Memories, Storytelling
Today’s show is all about Halloween memories! That’s right it is time for the 6th Annual Retroist Halloween Special. It was a fun show to put together and many of the folks associated with the site joined in to share their Halloween memories. You will hear Tom Berges, Monstermatt Patterson, Tommy Baldwin, Ashley Thomas and of course, Vic Sage and the Projectionist. I hope you enjoy listening to it as much as I enjoyed putting it together it. Topics: Retro, Halloween, Podcast, Nostalgia, storytelling, retroist, october, horror, frights
On this episode of the show I talk about the Vincent Price/William Castle horror classic, "House on Haunted Hill". I starts off by discussing my parents love of this film and how they introduced me to many things I didn't understand at the time, but love now. Then I move on to the subject of our show. I talk about the cast, the crew, "Emergo", the plot, the remake and much much more. Topics: Podcast, Retro, Nostalgia, Retroist, William Castle, Vincent Price, Movies, Horror, Storytelling,...
On this episode I talk all about Disney's late seventies science fiction classic, "The Black Hole". I start off by talking about how films like "The Black Hole" played an important part in my discovery of the entertainment that shaped my "tastes". Then I get into the film. I talk about the stars of the film, the plot, the production, the robots, the special FX and much more. It is my sincere hope that you will check out this wonderful film either before or... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: film, movies, podcast, retro, nostalgia, storytelling, retroist, disney, black hole, robots, Sci-fi
Welcome to the Retroist Road Trip Memories Special. On this week's episode, Robot Voice and I, hit the open road. Along the way we listen to many talented contributors who share their stories of their favorite road trip memories. Will we make it to our destination? Will Robot Voice enjoy it? Listen to find out! Topics: retro, road trip, storytelling, podcast, nostalgia, retroist, memories, driving